social justice and empowerment ministry Current Affairs, GK & News

Draft National Policy on Persons with Disabilities (PwD)

The Social Justice and Empowerment Ministry has invited public feedback on the New Draft National Policy on Disability (PwD), that proposes interventions in disability prevention, healthcare, education, accessibility and social security. Provisions of the Draft Policy According to the draft, current national programme on prevention of disabilities by Health Ministry focuses on “traditional causes”. But ..

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Ambedkar Young Entrepreneur-Mentor Programme

The government is looking to launch a scheme to help aspiring entrepreneurs who belong to SCs and OBCs and are failing to receive venture capital funds (VCF). Overview: The name of the proposed scheme is Ambedkar Young Entrepreneur-Mentor programme. As the VCF scheme couldn’t make good progress despite being in operation for many years, this ..

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